# GUI: phpMyAdmin
phpMyAdmin is a very popular MySQL database management tool. The following describes the common phpMyAdmin operations.
# Log in to phpMyAdmin
- Open Chrome or Firefox on your local PC to visit the phpMyAdmin,you can enter the login page
- Select you language, Username is
root,Password should get from the Chapter"Administrator usenames and password"
- Click the button "Go"
# Modify the root password
Login to phpMyAdmin, you can see the "Modify the password" link in dashboard page, then click it
After the modification of password, exit phpMyAdmin and refresh the log in page to restart it
# Add new database
Login to phpMyAdmin, click "New" in the left menu to start creating a new database
Fill in the suitable Database Name, select the character coding, then click "Create" button to complete this step
# Add user account
The database user is separated from the database and is a "many-to-many" relationship. You can associate a user with the permissions of a database by associating
Login to phpMyAdmin, Click one database on the left menu which you want to add user account for it
Click "Privileges" tab, you can see the users belong to this database listed
Click "Add user account", start to add new user
Fill in suitable User name/Host name/Password, click "go" button to complete this step
You can also go to User account->Add user account to manage users